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Department of Professional Studies

Michael Day, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Interim Dean College of Education

Michael Day, Professional Studies faculty


Ph.D.  University of Michigan
M.S.  Wayne State University
B.S.  University of Maryland
B.S.  University of Maryland


Email: (Preferred method)
Phone: 307-766-5459
Office: Education Building 333

Research Interests:

  • Foundations of adult education
  • Wilderness-individual relationship
  • Teaching adult learners


  • ADED 5020: Survey of Adult EducationADED 5240: Teaching Adult Learners
  • ADED 5450: Short Course: Residential Learning for Adults in Wilderness Areas
  • ADED 5510: Adult Education Movement USA: An Examination of the History and Literature

Affiliations, Associations, Consultation:

  • American Association for Adult and Continuing Education
  • Commission of Professors of Adult Education
  • Mountain Plains Adult Education Association
  • Wyoming Lifelong Learning Association
  • Professional Ski Instructors Association

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